Is it time to invest in an OBS truck?

1990 Chevy 454 SS OBS truck

It’s one thing to say, “OBS trucks are hot,” it’s another to look at the numbers. The values ​​of these cool old-style Chevy trucks are, in fact, increasing. They’re riding a wave of cool ’80s and ’90s nostalgia, as those of us of a certain age want the truck we remember our moms or dads proudly driving. Today any 1998 to 1998 C/K Chevy OBS pickup is worth a whopping 15% more than last year.

Values ​​are soaring for OBS and square-bodied Chevys

1990 Chevy 454 SS Pickup | Bring a Trailer

The numbers are out there: Super-hip OBS from the ’80s and ’90s and square-bodied Chevy trucks, the C/K lineup, have seen their price increase a staggering 14.65% in the past year, according to CarGurus. CarGurus tracks used car sales, and while almost all vehicles lose value year over year, C/K OBS trucks or Chevy 1500 trucks have seen incredible increases in value, while all Other trucks lose value.

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